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USPS plans to hire hundreds of employees amid COVID-19 outbreak

Posted: 10:28 AM, Mar 25, 2020
Updated: 2020-03-25 11:28:46-04
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WISCONSIN — The United States Postal Service is hoping to hire hundreds of employees for several positions throughout the state.

USPS announced Wednesday that it was hiring employees at processing facilities and post offices throughout the Lakeland District, which covers most of the state of Wisconsin and northern parts of Illinois.

No experience is required for any of the positions and training is provided, according to USPS.

The positions they are hiring for include city carrier assistant, rural carrier associate, assistant rural carrier, mail handler assistant, casual mail handlers and postal support employees.

Positions vary in hours and some are longer term positions and could lead to permanent placement. Wages range from $17.29 to $18.56.

To apply, click here.

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